Track and Trace


This advice is intended to provide practical support on how the track and trace process works. It provides an overview of all the documents in this section as well as listing government guidance and links to resources and best practice. 

Updated 17th December 2020 to reflect changes to government guidance on self-isolation period 

Version 04 Updated June 2021 to reflect changes in best practice and government guidance. 

Please note changes do not yet reflect impact of 19th July changes in the UK. 

Close Contact
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UK government guidance on how to determine who has been in close contact with someone who tests positive for Covid-19 and the potential infection timeline.

NOTE - Updated version of guidance is not available - final line of guidance document refers to previous 14 day period of self-isolation and not the amended 10-day period announced in December -

NHS guidance for individuals on what to do when NHS Test and Trace contacts them.